The Ultimate Fighting Championship famously called the UFC, is one of the toughest MMA promotions. It is the dream of fighters around the world to compete in the UFC. There are a total of eight divisions in the UFC, and flyweight is one of them. Demetrious Johnson is the first flyweight champion in UFC history, whereas the current champion is Alexandre Pantoja. So far, there have been 4 different flyweight champions in the men’s division and 3 flyweight champions in the women’s division. So let’s not wait any longer and take a look at the below-mentioned list.
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List of every UFC Flyweight Champion in UFC history
Men’s Flyweight Champion
|1||Demetrious Johnson||UFC 152||11|
|2||Henry Cejudo||UFC 227||1|
|3||Deiveson Figueiredo (2 time)||UFC Fight Night||2|
|4||Brandon Moreno||UFC 263||None|
|5||Deiveson Figueiredo (3rd time)||UFC 270||None|
|6||Brandon Moreno (2nd time)||UFC 283||None|
|7||Alexandre Pantoja||UFC 290||None|
Women’s Flyweight Champions
|1||Nicco Montano||The Ultimate Fighter||None|
|2||Valentina Shevchenko||UFC 231||7|
|3||Alexa Grasso||UFC 285||1|
Q: Who is the first UFC flyweight champion?
Ans: Demetrious Johnson is the first UFC flyweight champion.
Q: Who is the current UFC flyweight champion?
Ans: Alexandre Pantoja is the current UFC flyweight champion.
Q: Who has been the UFC flyweight champion most times?
Ans: Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno have been the UFC flyweight champions 2 times, which is the most by a flyweight fighter.
Q: Who has the longest UFC flyweight championship reign?
Ans: Demetrious Johnson has a title reign of 2142 days, which is the longest by any UFC flyweight champion.
Q: Who has the most UFC flyweight championship defenses?
Ans: Demetrious Johnson has 11 UFC flyweight championship defenses, which is the most by a flyweight fighter.